in the U.S.
- Gender: Girl
- Origin: American
- Meaning: Covered With Mist, Dew
- #698 All Time
How popular is the name "Misty" in the U.S.?
|Year||Total Babies Born||Girls Born||Boys Born||Ranking|
|1973||3,487||3,475||12||#90 girl name|
|1974||4,449||4,437||12||#66 girl name|
|1975||5,568||5,552||16||#47 girl name|
|1976||5,927||5,907||20||#46 girl name|
|1977||6,332||6,314||18||#40 girl name|
|1978||5,853||5,833||20||#43 girl name|
|1979||5,813||5,786||27||#42 girl name|
|1980||5,562||5,542||20||#49 girl name|
|1981||4,813||4,799||14||#61 girl name|
|1982||4,080||4,070||10||#74 girl name|
|1983||3,199||3,188||11||#87 girl name|
|1984||2,806||2,792||14||#98 girl name|
Want to know about the populiarty of Misty? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 84,487 babies born with the name Misty in the United States. That's more than enough Misties to occupy the country of Andorra with an estimated population of 78,115 (as of July 1, 2011). The name first appeared in the year 1944 when it was given to 9 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Misty" was in 1977 with a total of 6,314 babies. (That's a lot of baby Misties)
According to the 1978 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Misty" ranks #64 in popularity as a baby girl's name in North Dakota. Imagine that, 17 babies in North Dakota have the same name as you in 1978. Across the entire United States a total of 5,853 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?
What does the name "Misty" mean?
Misty (American): Covered With Mist, Dew
The name "Misty" is of American origin and it means "Covered With Mist, Dew". It's a name commonly given to girls.
M is for munificent, for you are extremely liberal in giving.
I is for impressive, your list of qualities.
S is for sincere, a model of truth.
T is for tried, tried and true you.
Y is for yearn, your innermost desires.
Your name in reverse order is "Ytsim". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Ymtis". How do you pronounce that?
Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.
Where is the name Misty popular?
The map shows the relative popularity of the name Misty in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the north east? Search for the name to check your answer!
Celebrities named Misty
Misty Mundae is a film actress, musician, and model. Misty was born in 1979 as Erin DeWright in East St. Louis, Illinois, United States.
Past life for Misty born Oct 7, 1993
I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of New Guinea approximately on 725. Your profession was builder of houses, temples, and cathedrals.
You had a mind of a scientist, always seeking new explanations. Environment often misunderstood you. Had a respectable knowledge. Your lesson - to study, to practice and to use wisdom, enclosed in psychological sciences, and in ancient manuscripts. With strong faith and hard work you will reach your real destiny in present life.
Name poster for Misty
Here's something for you to ponder on...
What Does My Name Mean? - Have you wondered at one time or another what does my name mean? Knowing the meaning of your name can make you feel more amenable to your name than before.